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Cuba Sailing Cruise

Explore the Wonderful Coast of Cuba on a Sailing Cruise

Cuba is a fabulous place and this is your chance to discover its coastline

and its unique islands on board the largest and most comfortable catamarans in the entire region. The combination of stunning scenery, a unique history and colourful culture make Cuba a uniquely irresistible and fascinating combination.

Our crew know these waters intimately and use their local knowledge to ensure you discover exclusive islands and the colourful local communities interspersed with beautiful bays and beaches. You’ll have ample time for swimming and snorkelling, or exploring on the Sea Kayak carried on board. The itinerary has been carefully planned in order to show you the best locations and to give you a beautiful round trip of the Archipelago.

On board you will have your own private double cabin with en-suite facilities. Our cook will prepare exquisite recipes with fresh local produce, especially tropical fruits, vegetables and fish, and you will find the ambience on board friendly and relaxed. The crew are there to look after you and it’s your choice – you can make your cruise as active or as lazy as you want.

Cuba Dream Itinerary

7 Day Cruise Itinerary

Day 1

CIENFUEGOS
Boarding between 6 pm and midnight. Dinner and overnight on board at the marina of “Cienfuegos”.

Day 2

CIENFUEGOS – GUANO DEL ESTE - After breakfast we set sail for Guano Del Este the first step before the mythical Cayo Largo, the only inhabited island of the Archipelago of Los Canarreos. Today we will swim in the crystal clear waters and dine at anchor.

Day 3

GUANO DEL ESTE-PLAYA SIRENA – CAYO RICO - We set sail for “Cayo Largo and anchor in turquoise waters near the beautiful white sandy beach of Playa Sirena. After lunch on board we head for Cayo Rico and, after swimming gen route, when we reach the island you may meet some Iguanas.

Day 4

CAYO RICO – QUINTO CANAL – RECIF BALLANETOS – CAYO LARGO MARINA - After breakfast we set sail for Quinto Canal where we stop for a Kayak ride through the Mangrove channels, a swim in a natural pool and a walk on the beach. After lunch we’re off to Reef Ballanetos where the snorkelling is great and the selection of fish to see absolutely amazing. Dinner tonight is on board, or alternatively you can take in an optional trip for our evening of Cuban Rhythms at Sol Cayo Largo.

Day 5

CAYO LARGO – CAYO ROSARIO - After breakfast there is time for a little shopping or a visit to the Sea Turtle farm, then we’re off to Roasrio Reef to snorkel and swim. After lunch we go to the stunning 2.5 kms of white and at Canarreos where after a swim we anchor for the night.

Day 6

CAYO ROSARIO – CAYO ESTOPA - We start the day with a stroll to the inner lagoon to look at the unique specimens on show. We take lunch here then depart for Cayo Estopa for a swim and to anchor for the night.

Day 7

CAYO ESTOPA-CAYO LARGO- CAYO SAL - Today it’s back to Cayo Largo for some last-minute shopping. We lunch at anchor at Playa Sirena then head off for a sunset dinner at Cayo Sal.

Day 8

CIENFUEGOS - After breakfast we land in Cienfuegos at 10:00.

Note: THE ITINERARY MAY CHANGE DEPENDING ON WEATHER

Trinidad Dream Itinerary

7 Day Cruise Itinerary

Day 1

Cienfuegos
Embark between 18 pm and midnight. Have dinner and overnight on board at the marina of Cienfuegos.

Day 2

Sunday: Cienfuegos – Guajimico  (2.5 h)
Departure from Cienfuegos to El Naranjo for a lunch will be prepared whilst enjoying a swims, snorkelling or kayaking. Depart in the afternoon for Guajimico a natural bay with sub-tropical vegetation.
Optional extra charge:  Guajimico – El Nicho (visit of El Nicho, a path leads through the forest with endemic flora and fauna hosting several endemic birds, take a bath in the river Habanilla and waterfall), Dine with Guateque Campesino, typical Cuban countryside music.
Those not taking part on the optional excursion stay at Guajimico for water sports.

Day 3

Monday: Guajimico – Trinidad (4 h)
Sail to Playa Ancon, mooring in the most beautiful beach of the southern coast of Cuba. Enjoy your time for Swimming and relaxing in this idyllic location. Arrive at the marina of Trinidad Casilda in the afternoon where we will spend the night, those not taking part on the optional excursion stay at the marina in Trinidad Casilda.
Optional (with extra charge): departure by minibus to Trinidad, tour of the old town, dinner in the historic center of the old city of Trinidad, classified World Heritage site by UNESCO. Departure for the marina at 11 pm

Day 4

Tuesday: Trinidad Marina Casilda – Cayo Blanco de Zaza (4 h)
We head to a coral reef for some snorkelling. Sail to Cayo Blanco de Zaza for a swim stop in the crystal clear waters, kayaking, beachcombing and walk over the island.

Day 5

Wednesday: Cayo Blanco de Zaza – Cayo Macho Afuera  (2 h)
Spend another day exploring the coral reef.  Discover the wild fauna and flora of the preserved island of Cayo Macho Afuera whilst beach combing and snorkelling on the unspoiled coral reef.

Day 6

Thursday: Cayo Macho Afuera– Cayo Blanco (3 h)
Sailing to Cayo Blanco, enjoy a stroll on the beach or get the snorkelling gear out  to take in the wonders of the coral reef with gorgeous underwater world. Spend the night near Casilda.
Optional extra charge:  Lobster and fish Barbecue Diner on the island

Day 7

Friday: Cayo Blanco – Cienfuegos (7 h)
Sail to El Naranjo for your last swim stop.  Depart In the afternoon towards Cienfuegos with arrival in the early evening. Dine this night on board in the marina of Cienfuegos.

Day 8

Saturday: Disembarkation between 08:00 and 09:00 am.

Note: THE ITINERARY MAY CHANGE DEPENDING ON WEATHER

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